Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Objective-C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Objective-C over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Objective-C
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 132 119
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 -11
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 20 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 2.20% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 26
Manchester median daily rate £353 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.06% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £309 £350 £299
90th Percentile £471 £525 £445
North West median daily rate £353 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -17.06% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Objective-C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1256 1363 1275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.55% 38.39% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 983 781
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £291 £263 £238
90th Percentile £531 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 46
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% -32.86% +66.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £14.30 £13.44
90th Percentile £48.00 £43.00 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.01 £37.50
% change year-on-year +37.87% -22.63% +30.43%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Objective-C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in Manchester

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Objective-C in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Manchester

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Objective-C in Manchester

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +3 1 - -
Objective-C
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (90.00%) iOS Development
3 14 (70.00%) Apple Swift
4 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
5 8 (40.00%) Android
6 7 (35.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) OO
7 6 (30.00%) iOS SDK
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
9 3 (15.00%) Legal
9 3 (15.00%) Cocoa
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) Apple
10 2 (10.00%) Xcode
10 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) MVC
10 2 (10.00%) iPhone
10 2 (10.00%) JSON
10 2 (10.00%) User Experience
10 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 2 (10.00%) iPad
10 2 (10.00%) BDD
10 2 (10.00%) Android Development
10 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
10 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
11 1 (5.00%) UIKit
11 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (5.00%) Core Data

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Xcode
2 1 (5.00%) CocoaPods
General
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (95.00%) iOS Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (15.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Core Animation
4 1 (5.00%) Core Data
4 1 (5.00%) QuartzCore
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) UIKit
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (40.00%) Android
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (35.00%) OO
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Gamification
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Push Notifications
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Apple
2 2 (10.00%) Xamarin